Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Bowie ISD: B

Total students

387

Avg. teacher experience

12.2 years

Bowie ISD: 13.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Bowie ISD: 97.6%

Statewide: 90%

Bowie Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Bowie, TX, in the Bowie ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 387 students. 63.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 4.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of C for the previous school year. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $45,728, which is $11,363 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 12.2 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

jhs.bowieisd.net/

Address

501 E Tarrant St
Bowie, TX 76230-5112

Office phone number

(940) 689-2951

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bowie Junior High are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 09. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.0 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 09.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

387

African American

3 (0.8%)

Bowie ISD: 1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

3 (0.8%)

Bowie ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

3 (0.8%)

Bowie ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

65 (16.8%)

Bowie ISD: 18.7%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

298 (77%)

Bowie ISD: 75.7%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

15 (3.9%)

Bowie ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0.8%

American Indian

0.8%

Asian

0.8%

Hispanic

16.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

77.0%

Two or more races

3.9%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

63.3 %

Bowie ISD: 53.9%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

46.5 %

Bowie ISD: 50.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

4.9 %

Bowie ISD: 6.8%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

63.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

46.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

4.9%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

4.7 %

Bowie ISD: 6.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

52.5 %

Bowie ISD: 40.5%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

10.6 %

Bowie ISD: 7.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.5 %

Bowie ISD: 12.3%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

4.7%

Career and technical

52.5%

Gifted and talented

10.6%

Special education

14.5%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

C

Bowie ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Bowie ISD: B

School progress

C

Bowie ISD: B

Closing the gaps

D

Bowie ISD: B

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

28.4

African American

0 (0%)

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Bowie ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

2.5 (8.7%)

Bowie ISD: 6.6%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

26 (91.3%)

Bowie ISD: 92.6%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

0 (0%)

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

25 (88%)

Bowie ISD: 90.3%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

3.4 (12%)

Bowie ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Bowie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

13.6

Bowie ISD: 13.7

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

12.2 years

Bowie ISD: 13.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$45,728

Bowie ISD: $49,255

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$34,910

Bowie ISD: $34,909

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$37,973

Bowie ISD: $37,607

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$44,645

Bowie ISD: $45,540

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$54,395

Bowie ISD: $55,086

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$56,377

Bowie ISD: $57,749

Statewide: $65,449

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